Hughes Supply Continues Anniversary Celebration
October 7, 2003
Hughes Supply (Orlando, Fla.) is continuing its yearlong 75th anniversary celebration. In September the wholesaler hosted an event at Invesco Field in Denver (shown in photo). Sets of tickets for Broncos, Nuggets and Rockies games were awarded to 50 customers in a random drawing. More than 1,000 customers attended. In August, Hughes Supply staged an event at Texas Motor Speedway in Ft. Worth, Texas. Despite a Texas rainstorm, total customer attendance reached 1,200. Free rides around the track in the cars of the Richard Petty Driving Experience were given to 100 attendees in a random drawing. Another celebration was held in August at Reliant Stadium in Houston, also drawing a crowd of 1,200. Fifty pairs of tickets to a private tailgate party before the Houston Texans vs. Jacksonville Jaguars game on Sept. 28 were distributed through a random drawing. Hughes will host similar events later in the year. For more information, visit www.hughessupply.com.